2018 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

PRECONCEPTION CARE

During any of your health care visits in the 12 months before you got pregnant, did a doctor, nurse, or other health care worker do any of the following things? ASKED ME IF I WAS FEELING DOWN OR DEPRESSED1

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond2
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 625 270 44.3 39.8-48.9 355 55.7 51.1-60.2
Age
< 25 years 121 *** *** *** *** *** ***
25-34 years 361 167 47.1 41.2-53.1 194 52.9 46.9-58.8
35+ years 143 65 48.8 39.6-58.2 78 51.2 41.8-60.4
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 389 185 49.1 43.6-54.6 204 50.9 45.4-56.4
Non-Hispanic Black 104 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic Other 39 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Latina 75 19 19.6 11.7-31.1 56 80.4 68.9-88.3
Education
< High School 51 *** *** *** 44 88.8 75.4-95.3
High School 118 40 33.7 24.1-44.8 78 66.3 55.2-75.9
> High School 455 222 50.0 44.8-55.3 233 50.0 44.7-55.2
Marital Status
Married 439 221 51.1 45.9-56.3 218 48.9 43.7-54.1
Other 186 49 30.3 22.5-39.5 137 69.7 60.5-77.5
Medicaid recipient
No 377 191 49.9 44.3-55.5 186 50.1 44.5-55.7
Yes 248 79 36.8 29.7-44.5 169 63.2 55.5-70.3
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 196 72 34.7 28.4-41.7 124 65.3 58.3-71.6
2500+ grams 429 198 45.2 40.3-50.1 231 54.8 49.9-59.7

1Asked of mothers who reported health care visit before pregnancy.
2Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50.

*** This estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards.
N = Cell Size, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).

The percentages shown are weighted percentages, designed to reflect the entire population of North Carolina women having a live birth.
The overall weighted response rate in 2018 was 53%.

This page was generated on 10OCT19

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